Bachelor's Degree Programs: College of Engineering
College of Engineering
Bachelor's in Aerospace Engineering
Focus: providing students with a general background for either employment in industry or government laboratories, or advanced study in graduate school at the end of four years. The program stressing the theoretical, experimental, and design aspects of aerospace engineering.
Bachelor's in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Focus: providing the basics of biomolecular engineering while allowing flexibility for the student to pursue other areas of chemical engineering such as microelectronics, materials, and the environment.
Focus: providing a curriculum that allows graduates to enter professional practice as a civil engineer or to continue studies leading to advanced degrees in related disciplines such as construction engineering and management, environmental engineering, environmental hydraulics, geotechnical engineering, hydrology, materials, structural engineering and mechanics, transportation, and water resources planning and management.
Focus: engineering analysis and design concepts with sufficient flexibility to incorporate the study of areas such as analog electronics, bioengineering, computer engineering, systems and controls, microsystems and nanosystems, electronics packaging, digital signal processing, optics and photonics, electrical energy, electromagnetics, and telecommunications.
Focus: providing students with the fundamental knowledge of scientific disciplines and engineering principles that are used to address emerging environmental issues such as sustainable air, water, and land resources; human health; and environmental restoration.
Focus: combining traditional instruction in ceramic, metallurgy, and polymer and fiber science and engineering with modern materials including nano-, bio-, composite, electronic, and optical and magnetic materials.
Bachelor's in Nuclear and Radiological Engineering
Focus: providing students with the basic principles of nuclear engineering, nuclear reactor core design, reactor systems engineering, nuclear power economics, reactor operations, radiation sources and detection instruments, radiation transport, radiation protection, criticality safety, regulatory requirements, and radioactive materials management.